BICON SHORT® IMPLANTS offer flexibility
to dentists in challenging clinical situations. The short lengths allow
clinicians to avoid
vital structures with confidence, and can eliminate the need for
many grafting procedures. With Bicon, longer implant lengths are not
necessarily better. In
many clinical situations, shorter implants offer a better solution.
The clinical reality is that many potential implant patients have
limited bone height. When placing longer implants, the maxillary sinus
and inferior alveolar
nerve often present risks. Although bone grafting procedures help
alleviate these risks, patients may still avoid treatment because of the
financial costs and
time for grafting procedures. Additionally, bone grafting procedures
have their own inherent risks and morbidities — which patients often
Bicon SHORT® Implants afford simpler and consistently more
predictable treatments, which can significantly increase a patient’s
acceptance of implant treatment.
With the use of Bicon SHORT® Implants, patients with limited bone
height can often avoid the inherent risks and costs associated with bone
Additionally, the extended healing time and cost of bone grafting
procedures are eliminated.